Sunday, 8 January 2017
Tom Fawcett in discursive mode on music papers, media and reportage during his lifetime and possibly beyond.
Posted by Jude Cowan Montague at 02:55
Thursday, 5 January 2017
Tuesday, 20 December 2016
The NEWS AGENTS CHRISTMAS SHOW
Experiments in news and arts with Jude Cowan Montague.
A selection of literature read by writers on the show during 2016. With contributions from Paul Burston, Emma Roper-Evans, Deborah Lawrenson, George Szirtes and Duncan Campbell.
Posted by Jude Cowan Montague at 05:19
Thursday, 15 December 2016
John Leman Riley talks to Jude Cowan Montague about her work on W G Barker who set up the first film studios at Ealing. Will Barker was also one of the foremost pioneers of topical and news pictures in early cinema in Britain.
Posted by Jude Cowan Montague at 07:16
Saturday, 26 November 2016
Sat 3 DEC - EXPLORING THE BLACK PATH: Paul Burston on domestic noir and the world of the army family
Award-winning writer Paul Burston talks about thriller writing and his latest novel, 'The Black Path', looking at the psychological secrets of the war hero and the inner world of an military spouse. Thoughts on official reportage, deployment, childhood trauma and separation discussed with the acclaimed writer also known for hosting the LGBT literary salon Polari at the Southbank Centre.
Posted by Jude Cowan Montague at 11:51
Tuesday, 22 November 2016
Kazumi Taguchi discusses Natsume Sosecki whose satirical novel 'I Am a Cat' in 1905 looks at the conflict between group mentality and individuality in ways relevant to social issues in Japan and London today. Kazumi performs the music of Okinawa.
Posted by Jude Cowan Montague at 02:21
Sunday, 13 November 2016
Megan Cherie Owens, researcher and writer, TV genealogist, goes behind the scenes of the current love-affair with ancestry, DNA and identity to uncover skeletons in the media's closet and discusses why we research our personal past anyway.
Jude CM brings in research from her own family history and works by her poet-ancestor, John Cowan.
Posted by Jude Cowan Montague at 10:59